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The early 1960s saw American automakers building some very special and very limited editions of production models that appeared to be stock, but were hiding some tricks to make them race-ready. This 1962 Chevrolet Impala Z11 is just such a car. A factory-built lightweight racer, this car features a high-performance 409 engine and aluminum body panels to reduce weight. The restoration was deb...
The Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals is a celebration of stock and original cars, but nobody can deny that the vast majority of Muscle Cars were modified by their owners to go faster or look unique. Dan Vasic reached out to owners of “Day 2” cars, which are cars modified basically when they were new… hence the term “Day 2”. These cars have period correct parts and modifications, an...
Shelby cars have always been a part of the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals, and this year, they displayed and unveiled some awesome examples. However, the MCACN show is not just about the cars, as you will often find the people behind the cars in attendance at the show. We were fortunate enough to chat with Shelby Program Manager Chuck Cantwell and learn more about his key role in developing ...
Each year, the The Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals brings the hottest Muscle Cars and Corvettes from around the country for an amazing weekend show event held in Chicago. The MCACN event features “shows within the show”, where themed displays showcase various significant cars or styles. In this video, we take a look at the BOSS 351 Mustang display. The Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals...
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Just got my HemmingsMuscle Machines mag in the mail.Great pic of the car.What a great article on a fantastic resto.Kudos to Kevin and his crew.You deserve the recognition for such nice work.JimRead more...
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This clean 1969 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster is currently powered by an anemic small block Chevy and shifted with a factory 4 speed manual transmission. The combo is cool, but the owner wants to add more zip to this machine so he elected to go with a GM Performance Parts LS3 crate engine with Holley EFI and a Tremec 5-speed manual. Follow along as the V8 Speed & Resto Shop crew complete this transformation and add some additional upgrades from Detroit Speed, Wilwood brakes, and YearOne wheels.
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Kevin's dad "Big Al" on the 1982 Suzuki GS 1100 GK referenced in this episode of V8 Radio.
1966 Ford Galaxie 500 7-Litre Restored By V8 Speed And Resto Shop Featured on Hemmings Muscle Machines Cover
We are honored and privileged to learn that the 1966 Ford Galaxie 500 7-L restored by the V8 Speed & Resto Shop has been chosen for a six page feature - including a cover photo - in the latest issue of Hemmings Muscle Machines Magazine! The entire crew worked very hard on this complete restoration, and we could not be happier to have a future in such an excellent publication as muscle machines. The magazine is a new stands as of April 21, 2017, and subscribers should have there copies already. Check your local new stands to get your copy today!
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Our very own Operations Manager Kelle Oeste is featured in the latest Street Rod Life Magazine! Thanks for the article, and thanks to Kelle for always working overtime to help our team build awesome cars our customers can be proud of! Read the article at the link: http://www.streetrodlife.com/print-mag/street-rod-life-2017-spring-print-issue/
The world needs more technicians in a variety of fields, and on this episode of V8 Radio, Mike Clarke and Kevin Oeste recap a recent visit to Ranken Technical College and their spring job fair where Kelle and Kevin met dozens of new automotive technicians entering the workforce. They also have fun with another trivia question, some project updates, and a few laughs and you've got another exasperating episode of V8 Radio!
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700 HP 1969 Camaro 540 BBC Detroit Speed Suspension, Holley EFI, Forgeline Wheels and More At V8 Speed & Resto
We all dig Hot Wheels cars, and Sean Svendsen builds cusom versions that go to a whole new level of cool. He strips the cars, polishes the bodies, sprays them with Spectraflame transluceant paint for a vintage look, re-tires them with reproduction redlines, and the results are awesome. These are just some of the cars he's done, and you can see his other creations, including model kits and artwork, at his website www.svensworldofwheels.com. We'd love to build some full-size versions of these at the V8 Speed & Resto Shop. Which is your favorite?